Frank Tazeelar in Escuela de Escritores

Thanks to our Teachers Interchange Programme, Frank Tazeelar, the director of the Institute of the Arts (ArtEZ / The Netherlands) imparted a three days lesson focused on “Strategies for writers in an interaction environment” to the masters’ students of Escuela de Escritores in Madrid.

Jörg Piringer: “Rhythm & sound” at Scuola Holden

Thanks to our EACWP Teachers’ Interchange Programme along with the support of the Eramus+ programme, our Austrian colleague from the Vienna Poetry School (sfd), the sound poet and scientist Jörg Piringer held in English this two-days workshop in Turin. What follows is a snapshot of his experience in the headqueaters of Holden.

Spanish Creative Writing class in Vienna

Daniel Saavedra, our Chilean colleague from Escuela de Escritores (Madrid), was recently the official Spanish teacher for the Creative Writing class at the Vienna Poetry School (May, 2016). The course was organised in the context of the EACWP Teachers’ Interchange Programme, supported by Erasmus+. In the following text, Saavedra describes the methodology used over his course and reports his impressions about the pedagogical and cultural relevance of his teaching experience in Vienna.

A journey with David Foster Wallace

Jesús Pérez Saiz, our colleague from Escuela de Escritores (Madrid), has compiled in this clever and sensitive chronicle a first hand account of his recent teaching experience at Scuola Holden (Turin), thanks to the EACWP Teachers’ Interchange Program and the Eramus+ support.

Poet Gale Burns in Escuela de Escritores

Within the frame of the EACWP Teachers Interchange Programme, poet and teacher Gale Burns (Kingston University) has been invited by Escuela de Escritores (Madrid) to impart a two days workshop based on the contemporary English poetry craft, tecniques and artistry applied to all kind of vocational writing genres. Registrations are already available for all public and participants.

Acoustic poetry: the music of language

On the 4th, 5th and 6th of November, Juerguen Berlakovich from both the Vienna Poetry School (sfd) and the Vegetable Orchestra will be imparting this course in Escuela de Escritores (Madrid), within the frame of our Teachers’ Interchange Program and thanks to the UE Eramus+ program. The three days class will be held in English. Registrations are already open.

Apocalypse: the end of the world as a narrative machine

From the 26th to the 27th of May, Luca Scarlini from Scuola Holden (Turin) will be imparting one of his most renowned courses at Escuela de Escritores (Madrid): a six hours journey tracking all the narrative and fictional references of Apocalypse. This pedagogical offer will take place thanks to our EACWP Teachers’ Interchange Program.